LGNZ Logo

LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

About LGNZ » LGNZ conference and EXCELLENCE awards » LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

The LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

The EXCELLENCE Awards are open to all of New Zealand's 78 local authorities each year. The Awards recognise and celebrate excellent performance by councils with regard to best practice governance, asset management, community engagement, environmental impact, economic development, cultural vibrancy, and overall performance excellence and community outcomes.  Awards are judged on a combination of general and specific criteria.

Awards winners will be announced in the evening of the Fulton Hogan conference dinner and LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards function on Monday 16 July.

A collection of the 2017 finalist videos are below.

 

Fulton Hogan EXCELLENCE Award for Community Engagement

The winner of this award has undertaken a project or programme that has made a positive impact on the community in their town, city, district or region and encouraged effective engagement and participation

Hutt City Council - Transformation Taita

 

Creative New Zealand EXCELLENCE Award Best Creative Place

The winner of this award will have contributed to, or is contributing to, a more prosperous and vibrant town, city, district or region by incorporating arts and culture in infrastructure, amenities and local services.

Napier City Council - City Vision Framework

 

Air New Zealand EXCELLENCE Award for Environmental Impact

The winning council will have developed a significant strategy, project or programme that has made a positive and measureable contribution to the quality of the environment in their city, town, district or region.

Palmerston North City Council - Green Corridors Palmerston North

 

Chorus EXCELLENCE Award for Best Practice in Infrastructure Management

This title will be awarded to the council that has managed its core infrastructure in a manner that meets best practice and resulted in better economic and/or environmental outcomes for their town, city, district or region.

Waikato District Council - Waikato District Alliance

 

Crown Fibre Holdings EXCELLENCE Award for Best Practice Contribution to Local Economic Development

The winner of this award will have led, or is leading, a strategy, project or programme, delivering measureable actions and outcomes contributing to the economic advancement of their town, city, district or region.

West Coast Regional Council - Untamed Natural Wilderness

 

Date updated: 27 February 2018